Tokyo 2020 is reportedly seeking to cut the number of officials attending the Games from abroad by a further 25,000 as the one month to go countdown approaches.
Workers involved in the delayed Tokyo 2020 Olympics and Paralympics have started being vaccinated against COVID-19 in a bid to ensure the safe staging of the Games.
A media cooperation campaign between state-run news organisations and the Organising Committee of the next Winter Olympics and Paralympics has been launched in China.
Work has begun on a Commonwealth Convention Centre at the Ricoh Arena ahead of the Birmingham 2022 Commonwealth Games.
Stockholm is set to serve as a host city and main venue when Sweden jointly hosts the 2025 International Ice Hockey Federation (IIHF) World Championship with Denmark.
Britain's European and former world champion James Cooke is among seven pentathletes elected by their peers to the newly-constituted International Modern Pentathlon Union (UIPM) Athletes' Committee.
The shooting venue for the 2021 Summer World University Games in Chengdu has been upgraded with electronic targets.
Fighting Films has continued its sponsorship of the European Judo Union (EJU) after saying it was not deterred by the uncertainty caused by the coronavirus pandemic.
German Olympic Sports Confederation (DOSB) President Alfons Hörmann is to step down later this year, in the wake of allegations of a "culture of fear" within the organisation and in a move which avoids the Presidium having to face a vote of no confidence.
Japan's Prime Minister Yoshihide Suga has announced the state of emergency in Tokyo and eight prefectures will end as planned on June 20, nearly a month before the start of the Olympic Games.
Romania has been banned from weightlifting for a year because of multiple doping violations, and cannot compete at the delayed Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games.
Global testing figures are continuing to rise as Anti-Doping Organisations (ADOs) worldwide are returning to normal despite the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) has announced.
The 2021 World Taekwondo Championships in Wuxi have been postponed, it has been announced.
The International Table Tennis Federation (ITTF) will hold its Annual General Meeting during the World Table Tennis Championships in Houston, after legal concerns were raised to the governing body.
Tokyo 2020 organisers are reportedly considering a lottery of existing ticket holders should spectators be permitted to attend the Olympic and Paralympic Games.